Calhoun Show Band
American Advertising Federation
This club strives to connect visual communications students with industry professionals in the North Alabama chapter of the American Advertising Federation. This organization provides internship and scholarship opportunities as well as professional portfolio guidance. To learn more, contact the Dean of Fine Arts, Kimberly Parker, at (256) 306-2701 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Art Club Box
This group brings art students together to host various activities on campus and in the community and travels to local elementary, middle, and high schools to educate students about art majors. To learn more, contact visual communications instructor Jax Vadney at (256) 306-2703 or email@example.com.
Kappa Pi International Art Honor Society
Kappa Pi International Art Honor Society promotes artistic excellence at the collegiate level and beyond by maintaining high academic excellence. Kappa Pi recognizes deserving artists and those interested in and supportive of the arts at Athens State University. Membership in Kappa Pi is open to visual arts majors.
The Multimedia Club is dedicated to providing opportunities for students to experiment with and gain hands-on experience in the continuously evolving communications mediums of television, radio, digital photography and multimedia production. The club also serves as a forum to inform, educate and entertain. Students engage in fun-filled activities via special exhibits, seminars, production shoots and studio recordings. To learn more, contact Director of Public Relations and Digital Media Wes Torain at (256) 306-2965 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Community Arts Organizations
Decatur, Alabama is rich in the arts and offers additional ways to get involved off campus. Local theatre groups include Bank Street Players and Dream Weavers who perform at the Princess Theatre for the Performing Arts just across the street from the ACA main campus. The Princess Theatre also is host to a wide range of musical and theatrical performances. Carnegie Visual Arts Center, also located in Downtown Decatur, provides arts programs, collections, and events, to encourage greater involvement in art at all levels and ages in the community.